Tuesday, 30 June 2015
The Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) has awarded Nypro Healthcare (Waterford Ireland site) second place in the Global Lean Division Best Practice Award 2015. The project submission was based around embedding Lean principles in 'New manufacturing facility design and plant start up'.
Two Nypro Healthcare team members, Ken McClannon and Sean Roche were presented the IIE award during an awards ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee, on June 1. The Nypro team competed against five other teams, including the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (placing first), Bosch Hungary (placing third), Boeing Inc, Nokia and Jabil Netherlands.
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